Feature Stories

January 31, 2014
Kathleen Dwyer, L'14Third-year law student argues case before the Virginia Court of Appeals

Third-year law student argues case before the Virginia Court of Appeals

January 29, 2014
Ayumi Tachikawa, '16Student uses Japanese background to enhance internship
Ayumi Tachikawa, ’16, finds her Japanese-American heritage to be an asset while interning with a global education nonprofit in Japan.
January 28, 2014
Marco Terenghi, GB '10MBA alumnus is in the business of American-made, high-quality traditional and artisanal salumi
When Marco Terenghi joined Olli Salumeria in 2012, he left years of working in accounting and sales roles at a large multinational firm for the opportunity to participate in building, running and making a company successful.
January 14, 2014
Harry Lambert, '16Boatwright Scholar explores interests in transportation and medicine through unique combination of majors and jobs

Harry Lambert, ’16, was accepted to the Jepson School of Leadership Studies in the fall. But it was not always obvious that the Boatwright Scholar, who was born in the U.K., would pick Richmond.

August 1, 2011
Keeping PACEHealth-education manager leads classes at local high school
Recreation and Wellness employee Tracy Cassalia teaches underserved high school students about healthy living, with the goal of preparing them for a successful college experience.
July 28, 2011
Caitlin Harman, '12Embracing the unknown to promote microfinance in the Dominican Republic
As a 2011 Esperanza summer fellow, Caitlin Harman is living with a host family in the Dominican Republic and working to end poverty through microfinance loans.
July 27, 2011
Kosh Kempter, '11First job combines interests in political, social and gender issues
When Kosh Kempter, '11, learned of the organization EMILY’s List, which works to elect pro-choice Democratic women to office, she thought it was the perfect combination of her interests.
July 25, 2011
Nikki Cannavo, '13Civic fellow explores leadership in times of crisis through internship with American Red Cross
From national television interviews on a fatal bus crash to articles on finding and reconnecting refugees, Burhans civic fellow Nikki Cannavo is using her communication skills to tell the American Red Cross story of leadership in times of crisis.
The 2011 Joan Oates InstituteSeventy teachers participate in the first Joan Oates Institute
Partners in the Arts, with the support of Joan Oates, leads the region in arts-integration training for K-12 teachers.
July 21, 2011
Cici Pandol, '14Rising sophomore's internship provides glimpse at business side of nonprofit work
A connection with her Leadership and Humanities professor during the spring semester of her first year on campus led Cici Pandol, ’14, to Washington, D.C. for a summer internship.